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Wildflower Destinations in the Pacific Northwest

Region: Olympic Peninsula

The mountainous parts of the Olympic Peninsula, including most of Olympic National Park

early/late bloomsHurricane Hill

Clallam County, Washington

Olympic National Park

Elevation: 5080'-5757'

Peak wildflower bloom on Hurricane Hill is typically from late June through early August, but there may be some flowers blooming from early June until the end of August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

Links:
Photo albums: 2015, 2017

early/late bloomsKlahhane Ridge

Clallam County, Washington

Olympic National Park

Elevation: 4380'-6056'

Peak wildflower bloom on Klahhane Ridge is typically from late June through early August, but there may be some flowers blooming from early June until the end of August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

Links:
Photo albums: 2015

early/late bloomsLake of the Angels

Mason County, Washington

Olympic National Forest & Park

Elevation: 1580'-5000'

Peak wildflower bloom at Lake of the Angels is typically from early July through mid-August, but there may be some flowers blooming from early June until early September.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

Links:
Photo albums: 2020

early/late bloomsMarmot Pass & Buckhorn Mountain

Jefferson County, Washington

Olympic National Forest

Elevation: 2470'-6988'

Peak wildflower bloom at Marmot Pass & Buckhorn Mountain is typically from late June through early August, but there may be some flowers blooming from early June until the end of August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

Links:
Photo albums: 2021

bloomingMount Ellinor

Mason County, Washington

Olympic National Forest

Elevation: 3525'-5952'

Peak wildflower bloom at Mt. Ellinor is typically from early June through the end of July, but there may be some flowers blooming from early May until the end of August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

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bloomingMount Muller

Clallam County, Washington

Olympic National Forest

Elevation: 1050'-3748'

Peak wildflower bloom at Mt. Muller is typically from late May through late July, but there may be some flowers blooming from early May until early August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

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bloomingMount Townsend

Jefferson/Clallam County, Washington

Olympic National Forest

Elevation: 3340'-6280'

Peak wildflower bloom at Mt. Townsend is typically from early June through the end of July, but there may be some flowers blooming from mid-May until mid-August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

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bloomingMount Zion

Clallam County, Washington

Olympic National Forest

Elevation: 2950'-4262'

Peak wildflower bloom at Mt. Zion is typically from mid-June through the end of July, but there may be some flowers blooming from late May until late August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

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early/late bloomsObstruction Point & Grand Valley

Clallam County, Washington

Olympic National Park

Elevation: 4045'-6460'

Peak wildflower bloom at Obstruction Point & Grand Valley is typically from late June through early August, but there may be some flowers blooming from early June until the end of August.* (In 2022, things are running a little later than normal.)

Links:
Photo albums: 2017

* The dates given on this Web site for each location's blooming season are only estimates and can vary from year to year. Weather conditions in the winter and spring can shift these dates by up to a month, especially in the mountains. For the latest updates, check the Oregon Wildflowers or PortlandHikers Facebook groups, or browse the most recent postings to iNaturalist or Instagram.